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  • Feature

    The world's strangest land grab?

    24 November 2014
    Uzbekistan has a perhaps unusual ally in its territorial claims over neighbouring Afghanistan: the mighty and ever-wandering Amu Darya river. And no one knows it...
  • Analysis

    Good news for Afghan IDPs?

    20 October 2014
    "Why does it allow them to stay?" the man asked incredulously. "They should be going back to their homes." Afghanistan's internally displaced persons (IDP) policy...
  • Analysis

    Jihadi jurisprudence?

    24 April 2014
    Within extremist militant circles is a debate over acceptable behavior under the Islamic rules of war. This so-called “jihadi jurisprudence” is increasingly studied by humanitarians...